Tag: Center-for-american-progress

Daniel Dae Kim

White House Establishes New AAPI Visibility Task Force With Business Leaders and Actor Daniel Dae Kim

As part of the government’s ongoing efforts to fight the pandemic-fueled rise in AAPI hate — and to improve opportunities for Asian Americans across the nation — the White House has established a new AAPI visibility task force. The group will be tasked with advising President Biden and other D.C….

Trump's Vow to End 'Dreamers' Program Would Cost U.S. Billions

President-elect Donald Trump’s pledge to reverse the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), which provides temporary protection from deportation to undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children often referred to as Dreamers would slash the country’s GDP by $433 billion over the next decade, according to recent studies….

You Can Still Be Fired For Being Gay In Most States

The nation erupted in celebrations this weekend after the Supreme Court’s announcement that same gender marriage is now legal in all 50 states, prompting the trending topic #LoveWins to explode all over social media. But despite this monumental victory for the LGBT community and allies alike, a lot of work…

VIDEO: Culturally Competent Care—LGBT

Barbara E. Warren, Psy.D. Director, LGBT Programs and Policies Office for Diversity and Inclusion Mount Sinai Health System Barbara E. Warren Psy.D., LMHC, is Director for LGBT Health Services at Mount Sinai Beth Israel/Mount Sinai Health System in New York City. For the past two years she served as Distinguished…